Other cities in the 573 area code include: Farmington, Poplar Bluff, Jackson, Sikeston, Fulton, Mexico, Kennett, Park Hills, Perryville, Dexter, Bonne Terre, Valley Park, Caruthersville, Sullivan, Charleston, Bowling Green, Waynesville, Salem, Eldon, Scott City, California, Centralia, Camdenton, Fredericktown, Malden, Ashland, Holts Summit, Palmyra, Cuba, Louisiana, Licking, East Prairie, Chaffee, New Madrid, Hayti, Montgomery City, Potosi, Owensville, Versailles, Canton, Hermann, Granby, New Haven, Steele, and Elsberry.
Columbia / k ə ˈ l ʌ m b i ə / is a city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the county seat of Boone County. Founded in 1818, it is home to the University of Missouri and is the principal city of the Columbia Metropolitan Area. It is Missouri's fourth most-populous city, with an estimated population of 119,108 in 2015. As a midwestern college town, the city has a reputation for progressive politics, public art, and powerful journalism. The tripartite establishment of Stephens College (1833), the University of Missouri (1839), and Columbia College (1851) has ever since made the city a center of education, culture, and athletic competition; these three schools surround the city's central business district to the east, south, and north.
Jefferson City is the capital of the State of Missouri and the fifteenth most populous city in the state. It is also the county seat of Cole County and the principal city of the Jefferson City Metropolitan Statistical Area. Jefferson City is named for Thomas Jefferson, the third president of the United States. Jefferson City currently holds the title of America's "Most Beautiful Small Town", given by Rand McNally. Jefferson City is on the northern edge of the Ozark Plateau on the southern side of the Missouri River in a region known as Mid-Missouri. It is also at the western edge of one of the major wine-producing regions of the Midwest, the Missouri Rhineland.
Cape Girardeau ; colloquially referred to as "Cape") is a city in Cape Girardeau and Scott counties in the U.S. state of Missouri. It is located approximately 115 miles (185 km) southeast of St. Louis and 175 miles (282 km) north of Memphis. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the city's population was 37,941, making it the 16th-largest city in Missouri, and the largest city in Southeast Missouri. An emerging college town, it is the home of Southeast Missouri State University.
The 573 area code lies within the Central Daylight Time Zone (or CDT). The current time in CDT is 4:37 AM on Jul 07, 2020.